Youth Code Foundation

Empowering students across the globe

Who Are We?

Youth Code Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, is dedicated to empowering students worldwide and inspiring them to explore computer science and other STEM-related subjects through free online classes. We offer a platform for students to showcase their talents and creativity through events like our YouthCodeX Hackathon, providing exciting opportunities for collaboration and making a positive impact on their community through innovative projects.

YCF Board discussing the next steps for the 2023 YouthCodeX hackathon(L-R: Aarav Samal, Palash Shah, Nirek Shah)

What we've done









Annual Events

Welcome to YouthCodeX
Welcome to YCF
Welcome to YCF


Check out what people have said...

"The Youth Code Foundation's incredible achievements with their classes and hackathon are awe-inspiring. I am excited to witness the impact they can create by instructing and advising the next generation of engineers and computer scientists."

- Rachel Wilson 

"What struck me the most about the organization these young entrepreneurs have built is their unwavering commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive community. ... I believe they are making a significant impact in the tech community, and I am proud to be a part of the incredible journey they have embarked on." 

- Dominic Damoah

“The Youth Code Foundation is a well-structured and well-managed organization that gives both teachers and students an opportunity to impact their communities. YCF is shaping the future for young children across the world by instilling a strong interest in STEM-based fields.” 

- Alejandro Gonzalez

"Working for YCF has been a good learning experience. Meetings were very relaxed, but we got good work done. I always knew what I needed to do next" 

-  Michael Chang

“My 5th session with YCF and I’m so happy to see the progress my son has made. He started with Java Beginners and just finished the Blockchain class”  

- Saritha Shah